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Orstavik, F, Dainty, A R J and Abbott, C, (Eds.) (2015) Construction Innovation. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Construction Innovation. Edited by Finn Orstavik, Andrew Dainty and Carl Abbott, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 2015. 224 pp ISBN 978-1-118-65553-5, £89.95 (hb) Construction innovation is an important but contested concept, both in industry practice and academic reflection and research. … Continue reading

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Alderman, N, Ivory, C, Mcloughlin, I and Vaughan, R (2014) Managing complex projects: networks, knowledge and innovation. London: Routledge.

Managing complex projects: networks, knowledge and innovation. By Neil Alderman, Chris Ivory, Ian Mcloughlin and Roger Vaughan, Routledge, London, 2014. 154 pp, ISBN 978-0-415-29958-9, £80 (hb) Concerned with the management of complex long-term engineering projects, this important volume, of great … Continue reading

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SIBRAGEC 2013: 8th Brazilian Symposium of Construction Management and Economics

18-20 Nov 2013, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil Contact: sibragec2013@gmail.com http://www.sibragec2013.ufba.br

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Free access article: Håkansson and Ingemansson(2013)

Håkansson, H and Ingemansson, M (2013) Industrial renewal within the construction network. Construction Management and Economics, 31(1), 40-61. This paper is available for free download until 31 March 2013. Abstract: The construction business network is generally seen as conservative and non-innovative, … Continue reading

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Free access article: Gottlieb and Haugbølle (2013)

Gottlieb, S C and Haugbølle, K (2013) Contradictions and collaboration: partnering in-between systems of production, values and interests. Construction Management and Economics, 31(2), 119-134 This paper is available for free download until 31 May 2013. Abstract: For more than a decade, … Continue reading

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2012 Australasian Conference on Innovative Technologies in Construction: “From BIM to Beyond”

2-3 December 2012, Wuhan, China Contact: ITCBIM2012@163.com http://www.itc-bim2012.com/

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AEC 2012: 7th International conference on innovation in architecture, engineering and construction

15-17 August 2012, The Brazilian British Centre, São Paulo, Brazil Contact: Ms Natalie Pugh, N.L.Pugh@lboro.ac.uk http://www.lboro.ac.uk/cice/conferences/AEC2012/

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ICCREM 2012: 10th International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management

1-2 October 2012, Kansas City, USA Contact: Xiaolong Xue, iccrem@vip.163.com http://www.iccrem.com

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Verderber, S (2010) Innovations in hospital architecture. London: Routledge

Innovations in hospital architecture By Stephen Verderber, Routledge, London, 2010. ISBN 978-0-415-77795-7, £42.99 (hb) Publisher’s description: This indispensable reference book captures key recent developments in the rapidly evolving field of sustainable hospital architecture. Today’s architects must provide hospitals which enable … Continue reading

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Mallory-Hill, S, Preiser, W P E and Watson, C G (2012) Enhancing building performance. London: Wiley Blackwell

Enhancing building performance By Shauna Mallory-Hill, Wolfgang P E Preiser and Christopher G Watson, Wiley Blackwell, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-470-65759-1, £69.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: Enhancing Building Performance presents the latest BPE work, providing a systematic approach for those who wish … Continue reading

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